Dating violence against boys
The 11 facts you want are below, and the sources for the facts are at the very bottom of the page. Welcome to one of the most challenging phases of parenting—adolescence.Women and HIV/AIDS: Confronting the Crisis, chapter 6  Global Report on Trafficking in Persons. A Crime That Shames Us All, United Nations Office on Drugs and crime, 2009, p.  Sexual Assault in Canada 20 , Shannon Brennan and Andrea Taylor-Butts, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Statistics Canada, 2008, p.  ibid page6  Family Violence in Canada: A Statistical Profile 2009 , Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Statistics Canada, page 12. ibid, page 5  ibid, page 5  What Their Stories Tell Us: Research findings from the Sisters In Spirit initiative , Native Women’s Association of Canada, 2010, p. Amnesty International, Media Release March 8, 2011.Women and girls are victimized in our society in ways that threaten their physical, emotional, psychological and sexual well-being. United Nations Declaration on the Elimination of Violence against Women, 1993  UNITE to End Violence Against Women Fact Sheet  The Violence Stops Here – Violence Against Women Facts  Facts and Figures on Violence against Women, UN Women, 2011  Fact Sheet No 239 on intimate partner and sexual violence against women, World Health Organization, 2011  ibid  The State of the World’s Population, UNFPA, 2000, chapter 3  UNAIDS, UNFPA and UNIFEM (2004). Higgins  United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon  Homicide in Canada, 2009, Sara Beattie and Adam Cotter, Juristat Article, Volume 30, Number 3, Statistics Canada, page 14  In-depth study on all forms of violence against women, Report of the Secretary-General, General Assembly, 2006. 1  ibid  ibid, page 5  Family Violence in Canada: A Statistical Profile 2011 , Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Statistics Canada, page 5  Family Violence in Canada: A Statistical Profile 2008 , Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Statistics Canada, page 13.This suggests that a sizeable portion of the 606,000 rape victims are included in the 5,427,000 physical violence victims.But even if one ignores the double-counting of rape and physical violence, the number of female victims of rape and/or physical violence is 5,427,000 for women, contrasted with 5,365,000 male victims of physical violence, so it is safe to say that about half of the victims of physical violence are men. In the 2001 NVAWS survey, some 38% of the victims of intimate physical violence were men, but in the 2011 NISVS survey 53% were men.
Given that 1 in 5 high schoolers experience dating violence, you’ll want to be sure you do your part to help your child understand what a healthy relationship feels and looks like.You don’t have to be a math expert to understand these numbers relating to violence against women. You simply have to be willing to recognize that each statistic represents a woman, child, or family — a life — torn apart by violence and abuse.“Violence against women and girls continues unabated in every continent, country and culture.Every day we are actively working with girls and women, who experience any forms of violence/abuse through our support and advocacy programs and services. The last two months at our Vancouver office : Each and every individual has the power to eradicate violence against girls and women by supporting and empowering one woman.There is a need for immediate action of individuals in society.